Webinar Recap: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem

Flexagon

The following is a summary of the information covered in the webinar: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem, which can be accessed here. The Purpose of DevOps DevOps, in the most basic sense, is an intersection of people, process, and technology used to develop, deliver, and maintain software solutions. Three critical DevOps processes include build automation, The post Webinar Recap: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem appeared first on Flexagon.

Webinar Recap: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem

Flexagon

The following is a summary of the information covered in the webinar: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem, which can be accessed here. The Purpose of DevOps DevOps, in the most basic sense, is an intersection of people, process, and technology used to develop, deliver, and maintain software solutions. Three critical DevOps processes include build automation, The post Webinar Recap: DevOps for the Oracle Ecosystem appeared first on Flexagon.

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Oracle Releases OpenStack for Oracle Linux Into General Availability

Data Center Knowledge

Software enables control of Oracle Linux and Oracle Virtual Machines through OpenStack in production Read More. Cloud Computing Oracle

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What to Look for in Application Release Automation Software for Oracle EBS

Flexagon

Automation can greatly reduce the stress and manual tasks involved in enhancing software or developing new functionality. The post What to Look for in Application Release Automation Software for Oracle EBS appeared first on Flexagon. ESB Integration Oracle EBSAutomation is a major theme in IT, especially when it comes to DevOps culture and CI/CD methodologies.

Oracle's new cloud push won't be easy

David Linthicum

Oracle executives last week revealed the results of years’ worth of work on its IaaS public cloud, including the announcement of a new bare-metal cloud database service and an international expansion. After lots of saber rattling from Oracle , it’s finally making a move to take on Amazon Web Services. Although that may sound more like marketing hype than reality, you can’t discount Oracle right away.

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TikTok will reportedly sell to Oracle after Microsoft bid rejected

Mashable VR

Oracle has beat out Microsoft to win the bid for TikTok 's U.S. The B2B database software company isn't exactly the first name you think of when you think "meme-filled video sharing app for teens," but we're all extending ourselves a bit more these days.

Oracle wants to buy TikTok's U.S. business, too, report claims

Mashable VR

Oracle is joining the race to acquire TikTok's U.S. It's a bit of an odd fit, given Oracle is primarily a B2B company that sells database software, and TikTok is a cheery video app aimed at the younger generation. More about Oracle , Tiktok , Tech , and Big Tech Companies.

Oracle Launches All-Flash FS1 SAN

Data Center Knowledge

Joining the party of all-flash storage arrays Oracle announced an all-flash version of its FS1 Flash Storage System, engineered expressly for Oracle software Read More. Enterprise Oracle Storage

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Argus Safety, Oracle Clinical & RDC Release Notes [April 2018]

Perficient Financial Servies

Perficient’s Life Sciences practice regularly monitors the software release notes for several Oracle Health Sciences applications, including: Argus Safety. Oracle Clinical/Remote Data Capture (OC/RDC). Thesaurus Management System (TMS). Generally speaking, we review release notes at the beginning of each month for the previous month. On occasion, there are no new releases and, therefore, nothing to review; however, we post a fresh version monthly to eliminate confusion.

Russia Weighs Replacing IBM, Microsoft With Open-Source Software

Data Center Knowledge

Duma is drafting a bill to restrict government agencies from buying licensed software, giving preference to open-source software. Europe Government IBM Microsoft Oracle TechnologyRead More.

Oracle is pricing itself out of Amazon’s cloud

David Linthicum

Oracle is raising prices again, this time on enterprises that choose to run Oracle software on Amazon Web Services. Oracle’s previous licensing agreement recognized that an AWS virtual CPU is a single thread of a core that runs two threads. But Oracle's new cloud licensing policy says an AWS virtual CPU is now considered a full core unless hyperthreading is enabled. Guess what?

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How Oracle differentiates its IaaS against AWS

Computer Weekly

Cloud computing is changing both IT infrastructure and software development. We take a look at Oracle’s plans as it starts to compete with Amazon Web Services

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Oracle Updates Big Data Appliance

Data Center Knowledge

Oracle updates its Big Data Appliance for big data in the enterprise, YarcData launches a new Urika analytics software version, MapR turbocharges HBase applications, and Hortonworks and WANdisco make Hadoop non-stop. Big Data Oracle cray hadoop hortonworks mapR WANdisco

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Oracle’s Larry Ellison looks to one-up Amazon, offering full cloud inside customer data centers

GeekWire

Oracle founder CTO Larry Ellison. Oracle photo). Oracle is now unique, he said, in offering all of its current-generation cloud services, including its Autonomous Database and Software as a Service apps, in customer data centers. Cloud Tech Microsoft Azure Oracle

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Oracle names new cloud infrastructure leader, signals broader ambitions to challenge Amazon

GeekWire

Six-year Oracle veteran Clay Magouyrk is the new executive vice president in charge of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, based in Seattle, reporting to co-founder Larry Ellison, executive chairman and chief technology officer. Photo by Marc Fiorito / Gamma Nine Photography, via Oracle.). Oracle wasn’t the first big tech company to offer public cloud computing infrastructure, or the second, or the third. Cloud Tech Clay Magouyrk Don Johnson Larry Ellison Oracle

Oracle Acquires Responsys For $1.5 Billion

Data Center Knowledge

Oracle (ORCL) announced that it is acquiring cloud-based B2C marketing software provider Responsys (MKTG) for approximately $1.5 Cloud Computing Oracle MKTG ORCL billion.

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DevOps for Oracle Apps: 10 E-Business Suite Development Tips

Flexagon

The most effective teams develop standardized processes that help reduce errors and speed up the software delivery lifecycle, while increasing efficiency for their specific product. The post DevOps for Oracle Apps: 10 E-Business Suite Development Tips appeared first on Flexagon. DevOps Featured Oracle EBSThe most effective development processes are tailored to the company and product IT teams are working with.

Oracle Strengthens CX Cloud with Big Machines Integration

Data Center Knowledge

Oracle (ORCL) has added new features and improvements to its Oracle CPQ (Configure, Price, and Quote) Cloud, which was enhanced last year after acquiring Big Machines software. Cloud Computing Oracle ORCL Read More.

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Cloud Integration: Oracle Content Marketing

IT Toolbox

As a software-as-a-Service (SaaS) app, Oracle Content Marketing provides online marketers a central location to plan, produce, publish, and promote a wide variety of content. Aside from the ability for users to access the application via the Web, Magic xpi can automate Oracle Content Marketing via a set of application programming interfaces (APIs) which can be used to integrate data and orchestrate

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Oracle Launches Fifth Generation Exadata Database Machine

Data Center Knowledge

Oracle (ORCL) launched its fifth generation database machine, with dramatic increases in performance and capacity, new software capabilities to optimize OLTP, and a new focus on Database as a Service (DBaaS) and Data Warehousing. Oracle Storage ORCL

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Old-school vendors share in Oracle's cloud troubles

David Linthicum

In the cloud era, it's getting tougher and tougher to make it as a traditional enterprise software vendor. The latest example: Oracle. In the last quarter, rapid growth for Oracle's cloud services wasn't enough to offset the slowdown in sales of its traditional wares; the cloud accounts for only 8 percent of the Oracle business.

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Argus Safety, Oracle Clinical & RDC Release Notes [May 2018]

Perficient Data & Analytics

Perficient’s Life Sciences practice regularly monitors the software release notes for several Oracle Health Sciences applications, including: Argus Safety. Oracle Clinical/Remote Data Capture (OC/RDC). Thesaurus Management System (TMS). Generally speaking, we review release notes at the beginning of each month for the previous month. On occasion, there are no new releases and, therefore, nothing to review; however, we post a fresh version monthly to eliminate confusion.

Angry about Oracle licensing? The cloud lets you change the game

David Linthicum

Can enterprises trust Oracle to avoid vendor lock-in for its cloud offerings? Fears that it will lock in and abuse customers via burdensome licensing arrangements, as it is often accused of doing for its enterprise software, could lock Oracle out of the growing cloud computing market. So says the Campaign for Clear Licensing , a Belgian nonprofit advocacy group that conducted a survey showing that enterprises consider their relationship with Oracle to be " hostile."

Why Open Source Is Really Disrupting Enterprise Software

Forrester IT

I had an epiphany today about a major reason open source is disrupting enterprise software. The acquisition - one of the main weapons that big software vendors had to fight disruptors - is losing effectiveness. Cool, talented open source developers don't generally want to work for big, stoggie software vendors. This makes Hortonworks and Cloudera, for example, unattractive acquisition targets for the likes of IBM or Oracle.

The Amazing Oracle M7

Chuck's Blog - EMC

Fast forward a bunch of years, and I land at Oracle. As part of this week's Oracle Open World and the launch of the new M7 processor , I enjoyed getting my CPU geek back on, and found a lot to really like. Oracle created the M7 as an optimized engine for enterprise software: Oracle's and others. How many CPUs have been designed by enterprise software companies? Indeed, the theme for the M7 is "software in silicon", and it’s an apt description.

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Why this Oracle exec turned to academia to help climb the cloud career ladder

GeekWire

In January 2018, Alfred became senior director of compute operations at Oracle in Bellevue, Wash., Andre Alfred, senior director of compute operations in Oracle’s Global Business Units division. Oracle Photo). Working Geek OracleOriginally from Lafayette, La.,

ERP grabs headlines as Oracle acquires NetSuite

IT Toolbox

Oracle has shaken the world of ERP software by agreeing to acquire NetSuite, the very first cloud company, in a transaction valued at $109 per share, a total of around $9.3 CEO Mark Hurd says Oracle will continue to invest heavily in both its own and Netsuite’s cloud products, including engineering and distribution, arguing that the two applications are complementary.

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Oracle outlines German cloud datacentre expansion plans

Computer Weekly

Database software giant claims investment in German datacentres is being fuelled by growing demand for its cloud services in Europe

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The cloud rains on Big Software's parade

David Linthicum

It''s becoming a familiar story: Even the core enterprise systems that were supposed to be immune from cloudification -- those from IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP -- will die the death of a thousand cloud cuts. Big Software is feeling the cloud heat. SAP has reported first-quarter sales and earnings that missed analysts'' estimates. The reason: Cloud computing alternatives grew in popularity.

Oracle to Buy Carrier SDN Startup Corente

Data Center Knowledge

Technology giant Oracle is acquiring Corente, a carrier software-defined networking startup, which Oracle expects to be able to leverage in SDN-enabled cloud deployments that virtualize both the enterprise data center LAN and the WAN. Shared

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Cloud vs. software? The writing is on the wall

David Linthicum

SAP's sad story is consistent with that of other traditional enterprise software companies. rival, Oracle. SAP recently reported its numbers , and it's not good news. First-quarter sales and earnings missed analysts' estimates, causing the company's stock to fall 1.2 percent. The culprit: the shift to SaaS by IT. Salesforce.com and Workday -- both SaaS products -- are challenging Germany's SAP and its U.S.

Oracle Introduces Big Memory Machines and Enhanced In-memory Applications

Data Center Knowledge

Oracle takes over San Francisco this week, as its OpenWorld conference sets the stage for blockbuster announcements on hardware, software and the cloud. Oracle On Monday, it announced new SPARC M6-32 servers and SuperCluster big memory machines, complemented by numerous applications now being enhanced.

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Oracle will acquire cloud security vendor Palerra

Network World

Oracle has agreed to acquire Palerra, a vendor of software for securing cloud services, as part of its strategy to provide customers comprehensive identity and security cloud services Palerra offers a Cloud Access Security Broker product called Loric that offers a combination of visibility into cloud usage, data security, user behavior analytics, and security configuration, with automated incident responses. "We It [Security] is job one at Oracle.

Report: Microsoft and Oracle Gobble Up Data Center Space in Virginia

Data Center Knowledge

Software giants racing to expand cloud footprint as software license revenue shrinks Read More. Cloud Computing Colocation Data Center Strategies Featured Microsoft Oracle SaaS Site Selection Supply and Demand Washington DC Area

A Closer Look at Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse

Perficient Data & Analytics

Oracle is implementing Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in several of their cloud products. One of the cloud offerings is Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse. Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse makes it easy to create a secure, fully managed Data Warehouse service in the Oracle cloud. It’s built around the Oracle database and comes with fully automated data warehouse specific features that deliver outstanding query performance.

How to Implement Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery with Legacy Oracle EBS Systems

Flexagon

The future of software development is continuous. The post How to Implement Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery with Legacy Oracle EBS Systems appeared first on Flexagon. Featured Oracle EBS Uncategorized Continuous Delivery Continuous Integration E-Business SuiteWe know this. But how do you implement methodologies like continuous integration and continuous delivery with legacy systems?

How to Install Oracle on a Mac (2020)

Database Star

In this post, you’re going to learn the exact steps to take to install Oracle on your Mac computer. This guide includes: step-by-step instructions on downloading and setting up the required software screenshots at each stage explanations of the configurations you need to set (such as connecting to the database) So if you want to […].

Slilly Little Oracle Benchmark (SLOB) Database Server I/O tuning Podcast (BD2017)

IT Toolbox

In this Server StorageIO podcast episode, I am joined by @Kevinclosson who is an Oracle (along with other Databases) performance expert and creator of the Silly Little Oracle Benchmark (SLOB) tool. Not surprising our data infrastructure discussion involves server CPU, software, I/O, storage, performance, software, tools, best practices, fundamental tradecraft skills among other items

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How 3 Companies Increased Deployment Speed for their Oracle Tools by Up to 8x

Flexagon

The speed of software development and release today would have been almost unimaginable ten years ago. The post How 3 Companies Increased Deployment Speed for their Oracle Tools by Up to 8x appeared first on Flexagon. In 2018, over half of developers wanted to deploy builds more frequently than every week, with 16 percent saying they’d prefer to release builds every hour.¹ As deployment timelines speed up across the market, companies need to reduce. Read more.

How an Oracle win over Google could set the software industry back to the licensing age

Tech Republic Cloud

Oracle thinks it wants to squeeze Google for Java copyright infringement, but it shouldn't. The future of software is about APIs and the cloud, not licensing

Oracle & SDN washing

Virtualized Greek

I was wondering what ever happened to Oracle’s “SDN” solution they inherited from their purchase of Xsigo. I hated that Oracle labeled it a SDN solution. Do you consider Oracle’s SDN infrastructure solution an actual SDN product? Oracle SDN (Software Defined Network) | Oracle Virtual Networking | Oracle.

How Much Does Application Release Automation Software Cost?

Flexagon

Application release automation software is often one of the first new tools to be considered. Applications, including custom built and packaged applications (such as Oracle EBS), can greatly improve business. The post How Much Does Application Release Automation Software Cost? As enterprises move toward complete CI/CD pipelines and augment the processes they already have in place, they regularly add key capabilities to their IT toolsets.

Antifragile Software: 6 Things to Know and Watch

Perficient - Digital Transformation

This blog is a summary, with lots of links, of the antifragile software movement. You can refer to the budding antifragile software manifesto , but note also that this goes beyond robust/resilient (see the picture below). Bilgrin Ibryam’s picture of Antifragile Software.